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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Federal electricity plan to leave NSW 'short changed': Oppositionsays The Federal Government's plan to strip electricity companies of their rig
Federal electricity plan to leave NSW 'short changed': Opposition
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
says The Federal Government's plan to strip electricity companies of their right to appeal pricing decisions will leave New South Wales Premier Mike Baird "short changed", the State Opposition says. The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) decides... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Victorian Government mandates electronic ear tags for sheep and goatswill have five years to buy electronic tags for sheep born before 2017, but sal
Victorian Government mandates electronic ear tags for sheep and goats
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
will have five years to buy electronic tags for sheep born before 2017, but saleyards and abattoirs will require new infrastructure by mid-2017. Under the regulations sheep bought interstate then brought into Victoria will not require... Read more
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SKY News
Should The Railways Be Renationalised?have already been renationalised, in part. Network Rail, which owns the statio
Should The Railways Be Renationalised?
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
have already been renationalised, in part. Network Rail, which owns the stations, tracks, bridges, tunnels and rail infrastructure, is already publicly owned after the last Labour government forced its privately-owned predecessor, Railtrack,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Construction work falls again, dragged down by big engineering projectsprojects Total construction work done in Australia has fallen for the fifth co
Construction work falls again, dragged down by big engineering projects
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
projects Total construction work done in Australia has fallen for the fifth consecutive quarter, dragged down by new work failing to fill the void left by the completion of big resource projects. On a seasonally adjusted basis, the... Read more
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BBC News
The Australian town that wants to get off the gridof Tyalgum has just 300 residents and is aiming to be taken off the electricty
The Australian town that wants to get off the grid
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
of Tyalgum has just 300 residents and is aiming to be taken off the electricty grid It's hard to locate on a map, but a new plan to disconnect from Australia's power grid is bringing a surge of attention to the village of Tyalgum, writes Royce... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Ausgrid sale falls flat but Baird swears by $10b leasePREMIER Mike Baird is adamant New South Wales will still sell off a 50.4% stake
Ausgrid sale falls flat but Baird swears by $10b lease
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
PREMIER Mike Baird is adamant New South Wales will still sell off a 50.4% stake in energy distribution network Ausgrid despite the Australian Government blocking its sale. Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison on Friday confirmed bids from the State Grid... Read more
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Northern Star
Ausgrid sale falls flat but Baird swears by $10b leasePREMIER Mike Baird is adamant New South Wales will still sell off a 50.4% stake
Ausgrid sale falls flat but Baird swears by $10b lease
Northern Star / Posted 5 days ago
PREMIER Mike Baird is adamant New South Wales will still sell off a 50.4% stake in energy distribution network Ausgrid despite the Australian Government blocking its sale. Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison on Friday confirmed bids from the State Grid... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Proud history, bright future, uncertain presentthose games anymore. They're going to go somewhere else or stay at home." A fe
Proud history, bright future, uncertain present
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 6 days ago
those games anymore. They're going to go somewhere else or stay at home." A few months ago Cricket Ireland unveiled its new strategic plan, emblazoned with the aim: Making Cricket Mainstream. This summer loomed as Ireland's busiest ever in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sydney families hit with $420 a week in transport coststopped a national list for transport costs, with the average family paying arou
Sydney families hit with $420 a week in transport costs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
topped a national list for transport costs, with the average family paying around $420 a week to get around, according to a new report. The Australian Automobile Association (AAA) has done the first national Transport Affordability Index. The... Read more
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dna
Australia's treasurer formally rejects Chinese bids for state-owned Ausgridovercome security concerns. Last week, Morrison announced that neither State G
Australia's treasurer formally rejects Chinese bids for state-owned Ausgrid
dna / Posted 8 days ago
overcome security concerns. Last week, Morrison announced that neither State Grid Corp of China or Hong Kong's Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings, the preferred bidders, would be allowed to seal a deal. Despite incurring the wrath of Australia's... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Australia bans Chinese from leasing power gridafter he announced preliminary plans to ban Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp
Australia bans Chinese from leasing power grid
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
after he announced preliminary plans to ban Chinese state-owned State Grid Corporation and Hong Kong-registered Cheung Kong Infrastructure Group from bidding for a 99-year lease over a 50.4% stake in Ausgrid due to classified national security... Read more
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The Economic Times
China blasts Australian blocking of grid sale; door open to localsmajor foreign investments, formally blocked the sale of Ausgrid to State Grid C
China blasts Australian blocking of grid sale; door open to locals
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
major foreign investments, formally blocked the sale of Ausgrid to State Grid Corp of China and Hong Kong's Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings earlier in the day. Last month, Britain said it would review plans to build two nuclear reactors at... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Foreigners barred from buying Australia's largest energy gridnational security concerns. Ausgrid is the electricity grid which supplies pow
Foreigners barred from buying Australia's largest energy grid
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
national security concerns. Ausgrid is the electricity grid which supplies power to Australia's most populous state of New South Wales, including Sydney Canberra has become increasingly concerned about the purchase of Australian infrastructure... Read more
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Daily Herald
Australia formally bans Chinese from leasing power gridweek after he announced preliminary plans to ban Chinese state-owned State Grid
Australia formally bans Chinese from leasing power grid
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
week after he announced preliminary plans to ban Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp. and Hong Kong-registered Cheung Kong Infrastructure Group from bidding for a 99-year lease over a 50.4 percent stake in Ausgrid due to classified national... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Rejection of Chinese bids for Australian energy grid opens door for locals($7.6-billion U.S.) sale of Ausgrid on Friday to preferred bidders State Grid C
Rejection of Chinese bids for Australian energy grid opens door for locals
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
($7.6-billion U.S.) sale of Ausgrid on Friday to preferred bidders State Grid Corp of China and Hong Kong’s Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings. The disqualification of the Chinese firms prompted the state of New South Wales (NSW) to re-start... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Treasurer stands by move to block sale of Ausgridstands by move to block sale to Chinese Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has c
Treasurer stands by move to block sale of Ausgrid
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
stands by move to block sale to Chinese Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has confirmed he has blocked the sale of the New South Wales electricity provider, Ausgrid Mr Morrison said stopping foreign investors from buying a 50.4 per cent lease... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Western Power sale still viable, WA Treasurer sayswilling to pay a high enough price to justify selling Western Power, amid conce
Western Power sale still viable, WA Treasurer says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
willing to pay a high enough price to justify selling Western Power, amid concerns over foreign ownership of state energy infrastructure, the WA Treasurer says. Mike Nahan's comments come after his federal counterpart Scott Morrison blocked the... Read more
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DW
China warns Australia after blocked Ausgrid sale |invest in Australia." Noting that Beijing was "highly concerned," Commerce Min
China warns Australia after blocked Ausgrid sale |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
invest in Australia." Noting that Beijing was "highly concerned," Commerce Ministry spokesman Shen Danyang told a regular news briefing that China hoped Australia would create "a fairer and more transparent environment" Chinese investment. In a... Read more
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New Kerala
India's education crisis of its own making - newkerala.com #106026all stakeholders. However, it also offers a genuine opportunity to transform In
India's education crisis of its own making - newkerala.com #106026
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
all stakeholders. However, it also offers a genuine opportunity to transform India's archaic education landscape now that a new policy is under discussion. Four significant challenges confront the education system: a rapidly globalising environment... Read more
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Brisbane Times
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property marketAustralians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property market
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
Australians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the help of mum and dad. In an interview with News Corp, Glenn Stevens, said while it has always been hard to get into the housing market, there were many factors involved... Read more
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WA Today
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property marketAustralians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property market
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
Australians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the help of mum and dad. In an interview with News Corp, Glenn Stevens, said while it has always been hard to get into the housing market, there were many factors involved... Read more
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The Age
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property marketAustralians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property market
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Australians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the help of mum and dad. In an interview with News Corp, Glenn Stevens, said while it has always been hard to get into the housing market, there were many factors involved... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property marketAustralians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property market
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Australians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the help of mum and dad. In an interview with News Corp, Glenn Stevens, said while it has always been hard to get into the housing market, there were many factors involved... Read more
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Canberra Times
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property marketAustralians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the
RBA chief Glenn Stevens says children need help from parents to enter Sydney property market
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Australians will only be able to buy into the expensive Sydney market with the help of mum and dad. In an interview with News Corp, Glenn Stevens, said while it has always been hard to get into the housing market, there were many factors involved... Read more
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walesonline
Waste from across Wales could be brought to a Cardiff incinerator under new plans. The incinerator, or energy recovery facility, in Splott trea
Waste from across Wales could be brought to a Cardiff incinerator
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
under new plans. The incinerator, or energy recovery facility, in Splott treats waste from local authorities and local businesses. But it wants a variation to the existing planning... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
What will it take to bring voters back to Labour in East Anglia?in East Anglia? Jeremy Corbyn watches as Owen Smith (right) speaks during a La
What will it take to bring voters back to Labour in East Anglia?
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 13 days ago
in East Anglia? Jeremy Corbyn watches as Owen Smith (right) speaks during a Labour leadership hustings at the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead hotel. Photo: Danny Lawson/PA Wire Labour’s leadership candidates have both claimed they hold the key to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VC Backs New Govt Land Law Proposalprivate land for national development. Prof Pen-Mogi, while speaking at the la
VC Backs New Govt Land Law Proposal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
private land for national development. Prof Pen-Mogi, while speaking at the launch of a partnership with University of New South Wales at the weekend, said the 1995 Constitution that gave people power over land has impeded development of Gulu... Read more
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Northern Star
Hogan backs scuttling of Ausgrid sale to Chinaindependent authorities and they had security concerns in relation to it and I
Hogan backs scuttling of Ausgrid sale to China
Northern Star / Posted 13 days ago
independent authorities and they had security concerns in relation to it and I respect that judgement.” Two bidders for infrastructure Two bidders were in the running for a 50.4% stake in the assets: Chinese Government-owned State Grid... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Christopher Niesche: Govt's Ausgrid decision raises concernsMove to block infrastructure purchase by Chinese entities looks like politicall
Christopher Niesche: Govt's Ausgrid decision raises concerns
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Move to block infrastructure purchase by Chinese entities looks like politically driven policy made on the run. The Chinese entities were chasing a 50.4 per cent stake of a 99-year lease of the Ausgrid network. Photo / Geoff Sloan The Turnbull... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Farmers say flooded roads are damaging productivityafter it caused more than $1 million of damage. The Narromine Shire Council ha
Farmers say flooded roads are damaging productivity
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
after it caused more than $1 million of damage. The Narromine Shire Council has applied for the classification from the New South Wales Department of Justice for wet weather in June and July. Several roads are still closed and are being... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Australia blocks China electricity grid dealfrom Hong Kong, the other from mainland China - to take a 50.4 per cent stake i
Australia blocks China electricity grid deal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
from Hong Kong, the other from mainland China - to take a 50.4 per cent stake in Ausgrid, the main electricity network in New South Wales, the nation's largest state. The network serves 1.6 million homes and businesses in Sydney and... Read more
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WA Today
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMogive it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hon
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMo
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
give it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hong Kong's Li Ka-Shing-controlled Cheung Kong Infrastructure from bidding for the NSW government's electricity transmission provider – on the basis of some untold threat... Read more
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Brisbane Times
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMogive it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hon
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMo
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
give it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hong Kong's Li Ka-Shing-controlled Cheung Kong Infrastructure from bidding for the NSW government's electricity transmission provider – on the basis of some untold threat... Read more
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The Age
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMogive it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hon
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMo
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
give it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hong Kong's Li Ka-Shing-controlled Cheung Kong Infrastructure from bidding for the NSW government's electricity transmission provider – on the basis of some untold threat... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMogive it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hon
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
give it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hong Kong's Li Ka-Shing-controlled Cheung Kong Infrastructure from bidding for the NSW government's electricity transmission provider – on the basis of some untold threat... Read more
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Canberra Times
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMogive it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hon
South Australia have one burning question for ScoMo
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
give it time. The Federal Treasurer's move to block China's State Grid and Hong Kong's Li Ka-Shing-controlled Cheung Kong Infrastructure from bidding for the NSW government's electricity transmission provider – on the basis of some untold threat... Read more
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CTV News
Australian officials reject criticism of China investor banannounced Thursday that he intends to block Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp
Australian officials reject criticism of China investor ban
CTV News / Posted 16 days ago
announced Thursday that he intends to block Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp. and Hong Kong-registered Cheung Kong Infrastructure Group from bidding for a 99-year lease over a 50.4 per cent stake in Ausgrid because of classified national... Read more
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New Kerala
Australian don's 'green steel' could be game-changer for India - newkerala.com #104005The Guardian newspaper profiled Professor Veena Sahajwalla as "the woman who lo
Australian don's 'green steel' could be game-changer for India - newkerala.com #104005
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
The Guardian newspaper profiled Professor Veena Sahajwalla as "the woman who loves garbage'. For Sahajwalla, ever since she can remember from her growing up days in Mumbai, there was something fascinating about waste because she saw it as a hidden... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Australian official rejects criticisms of China investor banannounced Thursday that he intends to block Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp
Australian official rejects criticisms of China investor ban
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
announced Thursday that he intends to block Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp. and Hong Kong-registered Cheung Kong Infrastructure Group from bidding for a 99-year lease over a 50.4 percent stake in Ausgrid because of classified national... Read more
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Daily Herald
Australia to ban Chinese from leasing Sydney power gridsecurity grounds. Treasurer Scott Morrison said Chinese state-owned State Grid
Australia to ban Chinese from leasing Sydney power grid
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
security grounds. Treasurer Scott Morrison said Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp. and Hong Kong-registered Cheung Kong Infrastructure Group had until next Thursday to respond to his preliminary view that their leasing a 50.4 percent stake in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Mike Baird criticises Federal Government for taking too long to decide on Ausgrid bid blockAusgrid: Mike Baird criticises Federal Government for taking too long to decide
Mike Baird criticises Federal Government for taking too long to decide on Ausgrid bid block
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
Ausgrid: Mike Baird criticises Federal Government for taking too long to decide on Chinese bid block New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has criticised the Federal Government for taking so long to decide it would block two Chinese bids for the... Read more
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Perth Now
China slams ‘paranoid’ Australiato block a $10 billion corporate sale to Chinese bidders. In the country’s off
China slams ‘paranoid’ Australia
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
to block a $10 billion corporate sale to Chinese bidders. In the country’s official state press agency, the Xinhua News Agency, writer Luo Jun pens an opinion piece accusing the nation of “China-phobia” and “paranoia”. The piece opens on a... Read more
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News.com.au
Morrison spurns mischievous Ausgrid claimsbuyers. The federal government has knocked back two bids from China's State Gr
Morrison spurns mischievous Ausgrid claims
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
buyers. The federal government has knocked back two bids from China's State Grid and the Hong Kong-listed Cheung Kong Infrastructure for a 99-year lease on 50.4 per cent of Ausgrid, citing national security concerns. Former foreign minister... Read more
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Perth Now
‘National security concerns’capital is important to Australian jobs”. Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp.
‘National security concerns’
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
capital is important to Australian jobs”. Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp. and Hong Kong-registered Cheung Kong Infrastructure Group to buy a 99-year lease for half of the New South Wales state-owned electricity network Ausgrid for more... Read more
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Japan Today
Australia to ban Chinese from leasing Sydney power grid ‹ Japan Todaysecurity grounds. Treasurer Scott Morrison said Chinese state-owned State Grid
Australia to ban Chinese from leasing Sydney power grid ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 days ago
security grounds. Treasurer Scott Morrison said Chinese state-owned State Grid Corp. and Hong Kong-registered Cheung Kong Infrastructure Group had until next Thursday to respond to his preliminary view that their leasing a 50.4 percent stake in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pynesays. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Gr
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pyne
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
says. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Grid and Hong Kong-listed Cheung Kong Infrastructure for a 99-year lease on 50.4 per cent of Ausgrid due to national security concerns. "It wasn't a decision... Read more
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Weekly Times
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pynesays. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Gr
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pyne
Weekly Times / Posted 16 days ago
says. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Grid and Hong Kong-listed Cheung Kong Infrastructure for a 99-year lease on 50.4 per cent of Ausgrid due to national security concerns. "It wasn't a decision... Read more
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Herald Sun
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pynesays. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Gr
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pyne
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
says. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Grid and Hong Kong-listed Cheung Kong Infrastructure for a 99-year lease on 50.4 per cent of Ausgrid due to national security concerns. "It wasn't a decision... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pynesays. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Gr
Ausgrid decision not based on race: Pyne
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
says. Treasurer Scott Morrison has knocked back two bids from China's State Grid and Hong Kong-listed Cheung Kong Infrastructure for a 99-year lease on 50.4 per cent of Ausgrid due to national security concerns. "It wasn't a decision... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australia blocks electricity deal with China for 'national security' reasonsfrom Hong Kong, the other from mainland China - to take a 50.4 per cent stake i
Australia blocks electricity deal with China for 'national security' reasons
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
from Hong Kong, the other from mainland China - to take a 50.4 per cent stake in Ausgrid, the main electricity network in New South Wales, the nation’s largest state. The network serves 1.6 million homes and businesses in Sydney and beyond. Scott... Read more
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